Matthias Thorns

Matthias Thorns

Director, Stakeholder Engagement, International Organisation of Employers

Matthias Thorns is Director of Stakeholder Engagement at the International Organisation of Employers (IOE) in Geneva.

Prior to the IOE, Matthias was International Labor Relations and Workplace Rights Manager at The Coca-Cola Company, Deputy Director, European and International Affairs, Confederation of German Employers (BDA) in Berlin, and an Advisor at the European and International Affairs, Confederation of German Employers (BDA). He was also an advisor for social affairs at Businesseurope in Brussels.

Matthias gained his degree in history and philosophy at the Universities of Hannover and Bristol and his postgraduate at the the University of Hannover.